Sella Nevea is a ski resort on the border with Slovenia in the municipality of Chiusaforte, located at 1200 meters altitude, at the foot of the splendid granite massif of Canin and directly under the Conca Prevala. The ski resort is famous for its excellent snow with a ski season that starts in November and lasts until May, but which has an echo even in summer thanks to a snow-fields of the lowest in Europe, in the valley of Sella Prevala. From December 2011 the SkiArea is connect via a cable equipped with modern cabins with 100 seats with the Slovenian resort of Bovec . The new Ski Area offers 28 km of slopes for alpine skiing. And it is the first integrated ski area between Italy and Slovenia joined the territories that was theater of strong conflicts during the First World War.
Sella Nevea, three weekends Freeride sleeping in an igloo built with his own hands
on Tuesday 12 February 2013
In March the Sella Nevea ski school offers three unique events and to discover the freeride in nature. Aimed at those who already have a little ski off-piste experience, participation in events aims to increase knowledge and awareness of the freerider but will be also a unique experience for sleeping in an igloo made in the snow with his own hands.
Bovec-Kanin, the collapse of two gondolas jeopardizes the future of Sella Nevea?
Averteda tragedyclose to Italy,on the Slovenian sideof the ski areasurrounding MountCanin, in Friuli Venezia Giulia. Two cabins of the gondola that takes skiers from Bovec towards Sella Prevala and that makes it possible to connect with Sella Nevea, fell tumbling to the ground after that, probably because of the wind, the ropes have rolled off the pulleys that supported the cabins . Fortunately, the cabins were empty and there were no casualties.
Sella Nevea in the finals of the 2012 Free
on Monday 23 April 2012
The circuit will be completed in early 2012 in Sella Nevea April 29 with Adrenaline Freeride Canin because of the few snowfalls this season. The finalists are allowed athletes who achieved at least a useful result in the qualifying stages and the riders that the organizers have given wild cards available, for a total of 45 competitors. The prize money of 10,000 euros will be provided in the technical material. P>
Alpine skiing, night mountainering and snowshoes: Lussarissimo in Tarvisio
The eighth edition of Lussarissimo, will be on stage Friday 22 and Saturday 23 March in Tarvisio. Two days of racing that will arrive with the race mountainering skiing at night, which this year will also be open to those who want to climb in altitude with snowshoes. Saturday morning will be up to the athletes of Parallel giant slalom, the world's longest, and on the evening of Saturday there is the spectacular sprint ski mountaineering.
Forni di Sopra, a new lift and investments in the Varmost area
A few days after the agreement by Promotur of the construction of a new gondola in Forni di Sopra, it is also signed an agreement to transform ex hostel of Oda in the Mauria versant in a new facility with 400 beds. The project the realization of the link-Varmost Mauria is ongoing.
Tarvisio will host the Alpine Ski "Trofeo Topolino" until 2014
Tarvisio to be host for the next three years the Trofeo Topolino alpine ski, an event born in 1957 and has been the launching pad for some of the greatest Italian nationals, such as Alberto Tomba, Marc Girardelli and Gustav Thoeni. From 2012 to 2014, the''Topolino'' will have a home in Friuli, after a thirty-year partnership with Trentino. In 2012 the national phase of the competition will be held on 27 and 28 February and from 1 to March 3 will go into the international scene.
Forni di Sopra, appointment with the Sky-Race Friulian Dolomites
The emotions of the Sky Race Friulian Dolomites are coming back. The race is not competitive with individually dedicated to the "runners" male and female will be staged on Sunday, August 30 departure from Forni di Sopra, through four valleys in the beautiful setting in the Natural Park of the Dolomites of Friuli, recently approved as World Heritage Site.
Unesco: the Dolomites become Universal Heritage of Humanity
The World Heritage Committee has officially entered the Dolomites in the list of Universal Heritage of Humanity UNESCO. A decision on the nomination submitted by the Italian government was taken unanimously by the 21 members of the UNESCO committee, meeting in Seville.